Upcoming events

Past Events

SAFREA Gauteng North & South presents The Power of Brand Influencers

Venue:Impact Hub, Rosebank
Contact person:Anneline du Preez or Robyn Thekiso
Contact email:gauteng@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, June 12 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Tuesday, June 12 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Freelancers in Gauteng, please join us for an exclusive talk by SAFREA member Arthur Goldstuck of World Wide Worx and Bradley Elliott of Continuon at 10:00 on 12 June 2018 at Impact Hub Joburg. They'll be presenting on 'The Power of Brand Influencers', a new research project that unpacks what goes wrong - and right - with brand investment in social influence.

This event is free to SAFREA members and R50 at the door for non-members. This is going to be a fascinating talk for social media enthusiasts - we hope to see you there! Please RSVP by 7 June to either gauteng@safrea.co.za or adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com. 

Flyer design credit: Luculle Stols

SAFREA at Madex 2018

Venue:Sandton Convention Centre
Contact person:Madex
Contact email:info@madex.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Wednesday, June 06 2018 at 8:00 AM
Ends:Thursday, June 07 2018 at 5:00 PM
 

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Madex 2018 aims to bring marketing matters to life. It is the ultimate marketing expo for anyone operating in spaces like digital and social media to advertising, PR, design and more. In its second year, Madex 2018 will take place on 6 and 7 June at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 9 am to 4 pm on both days.

Robyn Thekiso, executive member of SAFREA, will unpack the drive behind freelancing and how this is impacting the future of the global economy at Madex 2018. Click here to find out more about Robyn's presentation, which takes place at 11:40 on 6 June 2018. We hope to see you there! 

For more information about Madex, visit www.madex.co.za or contact info@madex.co.za. You can also follow them on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

SAFREA KZN May Creative Workshop

Venue:The Office 97, Durban
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, May 26 2018 at 8:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, May 26 2018 at 11:00 AM
 

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Durban freelancers, please join us for a fun morning of creativity on 26 May 2018 at The Office 97 (97 Innes Road). Safreans, you are welcome to invite non-members to join us (R50 at the door)! RSVP is essential: meneesha.govender@gmail.com. We look forward to seeing you all there! 

Flyer design credit: Johara Mansura

SAFREA Gauteng South May Coffee Club

Venue:Mzansipreneur Reading Room, Norwood
Contact person:Robyn Thekiso
Contact email:gauteng@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Wednesday, May 16 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Wednesday, May 16 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Please join the new Gauteng South Regco for a morning of coffee, creativity and new connections at the Mzansipreneur Reading Room in Norwood on Wednesday, 16 May 2018! Please RSVP to gauteng@safrea.co.za if you'll be attending.

Flyer design credit: Meneesha Govender

SAFREA Gauteng North May Coffee Club

Venue:Industrial Coffee Works, Centurion
Contact person: Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, May 04 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Friday, May 04 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Come and meet your fellow Safreans on Friday 4 May at Industrial Coffee Works in Centurion! It's sure to be an enjoyable morning of great coffee and even better conversation!

Flyer design credit: Luculle Stols

SAFREA KZN April Coffee Club

Venue:Next Chapter, Florida Road
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, April 21 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, April 21 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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The new SAFREA KZN regional committee is excited about the year ahead. Please join us for a coffee at Next Chapter, Florida Road on Saturday, 21 April 2018 at 10am. Get to know your representatives, let us know what your expectations are for the year and ask those pressing questions you'd like answered. We look forward to seeing you there!

Nominations for SAFREA Executive Committee (Exco)

Venue:Online
Contact person:Exco
Contact email:exco@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Monday, April 16 2018 at 5:51 PM
Ends:Saturday, April 28 2018 at 12:00 AM
 

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Calling on all members to nominate the candidates you wish to represent you and serve on SAFREA's executive commmittee (Exco) ahead of the national AGM which takes place between 2 - 4 May 2018. Please check your email for details on the nomination process - you have until 28 April 2018 to nominate your representatives, including yourself if you wish to volunteer.

SAFREA Gauteng North April Coffee Club

Venue:Industrial Coffee Works, Centurion
Contact person:Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, April 06 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Friday, April 06 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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If you're free for a cup of tea (or coffee) on Friday, 6 April 2018, please join us at Industrial Coffee Works in Centurion (the PPS building, corner of Hendrik Verwoerd and Heuwel Ave) for SAFREA Gauteng North's next Coffee Club! Please let us know whether you'll be able to make it by emailing Anneline - drop-ins are also very welcome, as are non-members!

SAFREA Gauteng South March Coffee Club

Venue:Moyo Zoo Lake, Johannesburg
Contact person:Robyn Thekiso
Contact email:gauteng@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, March 20 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Tuesday, March 20 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Please join us for the SAFREA Gauteng South coffee club get-together on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 at Moyo Zoo Lake, from 10:00 – 12:00. Feel free to bring your laptop as Wi-Fi will be available and there is plenty of secure parking at the restaurant. Please RSVP to gauteng@safrea.co.za by Wednesday, 14 March 2018.

Nominations for SAFREA Gauteng South Regco

Venue:Online
Contact person:Robyn Thekiso
Contact email:robyn@thekiso.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Monday, March 12 2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Friday, March 23 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Calling on SAFREA Gauteng South members to volunteer to be a part of our Gauteng South regional committee (Regco) or to nominate suitable candidates ahead of the regional AGM which takes place between 3 - 6 April 2018. Please check your email for details on the nomination process - you have until 23 March 2018 to nominate at least four people, including yourself if you wish to volunteer.

Nominations for SAFREA Western Cape Regco

Venue:Online
Contact person:Renee Moodie
Contact email:renee@safehands.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, March 09 2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Friday, March 23 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Dear Western Cape SAFREA members, you are cordially invited to volunteer to be part of our Western Cape regional committee (Regco) or to nominate suitable candidates ahead of the regional AGM which takes place between 3 - 6 April 2018. Please check your email for details on the nomination process - you have until 23 March 2018 to nominate at least four people, including yourself should you wish to volunteer.

SAFREA KZN presents Creative Immersion

Venue:Keyline Digital Design College, Morningside
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Wednesday, March 07 2018 at 2:00 PM
Ends:Wednesday, March 07 2018 at 4:00 PM
 

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SAFREA KZN is excited about this fantastic networking opportunity for our members and industry experts who are eager to engage freelancers. Please join us at 14:00 on 7 March 2018 at Keyline Digital Design College for a Creative Immersion. 

Nominations for SAFREA Gauteng North Regco

Venue:Online
Contact person:Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Wednesday, March 07 2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Friday, March 30 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Attention: SAFREA Gauteng North members! We're calling on you to volunteer to be part of our Gauteng North regional committee (Regco) or to nominate suitable candidates ahead of the regional AGM which takes place between 11 - 13 April 2018. Please check your email for details on the nomination process - you have until 30 March 2018 to nominate at least four people, including yourself should you wish to volunteer.

SAFREA Gauteng North March Coffee Club

Venue:Industrial Coffee Works, Centurion
Contact person:Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, March 02 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Friday, March 02 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Inspiration tank running on empty? Fill up with great coffee and awesome conversation at SAFREA Gauteng North's next Coffee Club at 10:00 on Friday, 2 March 2018 at Industrial Coffee Works!

Flyer design credit: Daniel Meyer

Nominations for SAFREA KZN Regco

Venue:Online
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, February 23 2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Friday, March 09 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Calling on SAFREA KZN members to volunteer to be a part of our KZN regional committee (Regco) or to nominate suitable candidates ahead of the regional AGM which takes place between 23 - 26 March 2018. Please check your email for details on the nomination process - you have until 9 March 2018 to nominate at least four people, including yourself if you wish to volunteer.

2017/2018 SA Freelance Media Industry & Rates Survey

Venue:Online
Contact person:Robyn Thekiso or Curwyn Mapaling
Contact email:survey@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, February 16 2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Thursday, March 15 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

SAFREA's annual Freelance Media Industry & Rates Report an integral part of our mission to support a robust freelance economy in Southern Africa. We are currently conducting a survey amongst freelancers in preparation for our 2017/2018 report. To share your experience as a freelancer and participate in our survey, please click here.

SAFREA Western Cape February Meet & Greet

Venue:A Touch of Madness, Observatory
Contact person:Morgan Trimble
Contact email:morgantrimble@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, February 13 2018 at 6:30 PM
Ends:Tuesday, February 13 2018 at 8:30 PM
 

Capetonians, please join us for after-work drinks at 18:30 on 13 February at A Touch of Madness! This is a great opportunity to connect with your fellow freelancers and meet the SAFREA Western Cape committee.

 

SAFREA Gauteng North February Coffee Club

Venue:Industrial Coffee Works, Centurion
Contact person:Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, February 02 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Friday, February 02 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

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Have you done anything about your decision to network more this year? You can start by having coffee with like-minded freelancers - we share our experiences, and stories about anything else that's interesting. Join us at 10:00 at Industrial Coffee Works in Centurion. 

Flyer design credit: Daniel Meyer

SAFREA KZN January coffee morning

Venue:Next Chapter, Florida Road
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, January 20 2018 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, January 20 2018 at 12:00 PM
 

KZN Jan

Join us for a cuppa and chat at 10:00 on 20 January 2018 at Next Chapter. Friends are welcome too!

Flyer design credit: Johara Mansura

SAFREA KZN December coffee morning

Venue:The Next Chapter, Florida Road
Contact person:Meneesha
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:792219059
Starts:Saturday, December 09 2017 at 11:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, December 09 2017 at 1:00 PM
 

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If you're in Durban this Saturday and would like to network with freelancers in the city, please join us at Next Chapter on 9 December 2017 at 11:00 for a cuppa and chat. 

Flyer design credit: Johara Mansura

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